External Scholarships

Awards are updated regularly and listed by the due date.

ATCO Pipelines Indigenous Education Awards Program  Due: July 15, 2018
The ATCO Pipelines Indigenous Educational Awards Program supports Indigenous students from First Nations and Métis communities in close proximity to our facilities. All applicants must be enrolled full-time in a secondary or post-secondary educational program, be Canadian citizens of Indigenous ancestry, and originate from within 50 km of ATCO Pipelines facilities. 

The Synergize Scholarship Fund Due: July 31, 2018
The software company Microdea hires skilled employees who received their education across Canada. They want to offer a scholarship to the communities that helped develop their teams. Therefore, they are offering a scholarship for students who demonstrate passion, positivity, optimism and enthusiasm. To apply, you must submit an essay which explains how you exemplify their core values.

Botanic Universe Scholarship Due August 1, 2018
Botanic Universe, an essential oils company, wants to support the next generation of learners and future leaders. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship for the upcoming year to the student who writes the best essay on aromatherapy.

A Place for Mom Scholarship Due: March 30, June 30, September 30, December 31, 2018
A Place for Mom is offering five $1000 scholarships for Sociology and Social Science students interested in working with senior citizens. Scholarships are awarded quarterly and applications are accepted year round. To apply, create a video capturing the “Value of Seniors in Our Lives and Benefits to Society.”

Annual CGTrader Scholarship Due: December 14, 2018
CGTrader is the largest 3D model marketplace backed by the strong designer community of more than 1.2M members.Every year CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives.

Write and submit an original essay on the topic “Our life on a spaceship: the future of mankind.” The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each.

Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship: Due: Applications accepted year round
Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.

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